Chapter 2. In Search of Ho Chi Minh

  1. Marilyn B. Young and
  2. Robert Buzzanco
  1. William Duiker

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470997178.ch2

A Companion to the Vietnam War

A Companion to the Vietnam War

How to Cite

Duiker, W. (2006) In Search of Ho Chi Minh, in A Companion to the Vietnam War (eds M. B. Young and R. Buzzanco), Blackwell Publishing Company, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470997178.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631210139

Online ISBN: 9780470997178

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Keywords:

  • Ho Chi Minh;
  • vietnamese revolutionary;
  • world war II;
  • indochinese communist party (ICP);
  • comintern

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Early Life

  • First Travels Abroad

  • Apprentice Revolutionary

  • Forming a Communist Movement in Indochina

  • Years in the Wilderness

  • The Founding of the Vietminh Front

  • Prelude to Conflict

  • The Franco-Vietminh War

  • The Construction of Socialism in North Vietnam

  • The War Against the United States

  • Problems of Interpretation

  • The Legacy of Ho Chi Minh